NWU researcher helps uncover new data about Earth and the Milky Way
NWU researcher helps uncover new data about Earth and the Milky Way

A new study has lifted the veil on some of the mysteries of the Milky Way. It has found that the Earth is moving faster than it used to and is nearly 2,000 light-years closer to the black hole in the centre of the Milky Way Galaxy...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 3 days ago

Blended learning: Increasing personal study options
Blended learning: Increasing personal study options

For many South African families, home study and home-schooling during hard lockdown were a shock to the system. For the majority of South Africans it was almost, or completely impossible due to the dire lack of resources...

Issued by SACAP 26 Nov 2020

Henley Resurgence winner of 2020 BASA first-time sponsorship arts award
Henley Resurgence winner of 2020 BASA first-time sponsorship arts award

Henley Business School Africa has been adjudged the outright winner of the 2020 BASA first-time sponsorship of the arts award for Henley Resurgence...

Issued by Henley Business School 26 Nov 2020

Henley Business School will be conferring degrees and diplomas on a record number of graduates
Henley Business School will be conferring degrees and diplomas on a record number of graduates

Henley Business School Africa will be conferring degrees and diplomas on a record number of graduates later this month - in a virtual ceremonies that will run over two and half weeks...

Issued by Henley Business School 26 Nov 2020

NWU's eye on the cosmos just become bigger
NWU's eye on the cosmos just become bigger

The North-West University's (NWU's) Mahikeng Astronomy Observatory now boasts a new, bigger and better telescope - the New Mahikeng Astronomy Telescope...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 25 Nov 2020

The Afda Hybrid Graduation Festival 2020
The Afda Hybrid Graduation Festival 2020

The annual Afda Graduation Festival will take on a hybrid format in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth from the 3-15 December 2020...

By Earle Holmes, Issued by AFDA 25 Nov 2020

2020 UFS Thought-Leader Webinar Series: Predictions for 2021
2020 UFS Thought-Leader Webinar Series: Predictions for 2021

The University of the Free State (UFS) will present the final webinar on 2 December in its Thought-Leader Series in collaboration with Vrye Weekblad...

Issued by University of the Free State 24 Nov 2020

Enterprises UP partakes in empowering TVET students in hydrogen fuel cell systems
Enterprises UP partakes in empowering TVET students in hydrogen fuel cell systems

The Energy and Water Sector Education Training Authority (EWSETA), Enterprises University of Pretoria (Enterprises UP) will train Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college graduates in hydrogen fuel cell systems...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 24 Nov 2020

Applications for the full-time and distance postgrad media course still open for 2021
Applications for the full-time and distance postgrad media course still open for 2021

The Postgraduate Diploma in Media Management (PGDip in Media Management) is an intensive programme accredited at the honours degree level (NQF Level 8) by South Africa's Qualifications Authority (Saqa)...

Issued by Sol Plaatje Institute for Media Leadership, Rhodes University 24 Nov 2020

Preparing the next generation of marketing executives
Preparing the next generation of marketing executives

The face of marketing in the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) is changing. Are business schools doing enough to develop the next generation of marketing executives?..

Issued by Wits Business School 23 Nov 2020

NWU research group contributes to international bird study
NWU research group contributes to international bird study

The North-West University's (NWU's) research on the genetic data of the nine lovebird species (genus Agapronis) that are native to Africa and Madagascar has been included in a comprehensive international bird study...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 13 Nov 2020

Join in the webinar discussion of kindness with Dean Jon Foster-Pedley, Faith Popcorn and John Vlismas
Join in the webinar discussion of kindness with Dean Jon Foster-Pedley, Faith Popcorn and John Vlismas

Join in the webinar discussion of kindness with Dean Jon Foster-Pedley, Faith Popcorn and John Vlismas, brought to you by Henley Africa...

Issued by Henley Business School 10 Nov 2020

NWU helps with library services for the blind in the NW province
NWU helps with library services for the blind in the NW province

The North-West University (NWU) has partnered with the North West Department of Arts, Culture, Sport and Recreation (ACSR) and the South African Library for the Blind (SALB) to improve reading access for the blind and the visually impaired in the province...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 6 Nov 2020

Calling all young South Africans who want to help build social justice and peace
Calling all young South Africans who want to help build social justice and peace

The Bertha Centre at the UCT Graduate School of Business (UCT GSB), is calling on young South Africans to join a global community of peace makers at Build Peace 2020, a virtual international peace-building conference that gets underway this weekend...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 5 Nov 2020

Why not try a career in logistics and supply chain management?
Why not try a career in logistics and supply chain management?

Why choose IIE Rosebank College to kickstart your logistics career...

Issued by Rosebank College 5 Nov 2020

Dr Christina Johanna Grobler appointed as a member of the Professional Board for Medical Technology of the HPCSA
Dr Christina Johanna Grobler appointed as a member of the Professional Board for Medical Technology of the HPCSA

Dr Christina Johanna Grobler, fondly known as Christa, has been appointed by Dr Zweli Mkhize, Minister of Health, to serve as a member of the Professional Board for Medical Technology for a period of five years from 1 November 2020...

Issued by Vaal University of Technology 2 Nov 2020

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How can I improve my English communication skills in business?

Improving your business communication skills is an integral part of making huge strides in your corporate career. Sure, you may have a large trove of knowledge and experience in your trade, but it can never fully be harnessed if you cannot get your ideas across...

By Craig Lebrau, Issued by Lebrau Press 2 Nov 2020

Latest rankings reaffirm NWU is among the best in the world
Latest rankings reaffirm NWU is among the best in the world

The latest rankings by Times Higher Education (THE) World Rankings and the 2021 Best Global University Rankings again recognised the good standing of the North-West University (NWU) among the best tertiary-education institutions...

Issued by North-West University (NWU) 2 Nov 2020

10 semi-finalists announced for Global Edtech Startup Awards (GESA) South Africa
10 semi-finalists announced for Global Edtech Startup Awards (GESA) South Africa

Following a judging process facilitated by industry leader Snapplify, the UK South Africa Tech Hub, delivering the GESAwards in South Africa have announced the regional shortlist of South African semi-finalists...

Issued by Snapplify 30 Oct 2020

IIE launches first ever brand leadership Doctorate in South Africa
IIE launches first ever brand leadership Doctorate in South Africa

The Independent Institute of Education, SA's largest and most accredited private higher education provider, has launched the first of its kind Doctor of Philosophy in Brand Leadership qualification...

Issued by Vega School 30 Oct 2020

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